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It appears that the tag wiki for career-development on Stack Overflow directs people to Programmers:

Career development questions are now considered off-topic for Stack Overflow.

Progression of various titles and duties. Could be moving from Junior to Intermediate in a role or changing roles such as from Developer to Architect. Questions may involve background like education or experience and what to do next.

This subject is now considered off-topic for Stack Overflow; new career development questions should be asked on Programmers Stack Exchange instead.

I edited the last paragraph to (emphasis showing the edit):

This subject is now considered off-topic for Stack Overflow; new career development questions should be asked on Programmers Stack Exchange instead, if they uniquely apply to programmers in general. Please read the Programmers StackExchange FAQ before asking.

This very recent question got closed almost immediately, and I was surprised to find out that the OP was pointed to Programmers for a generic career advice question, as those are mostly off topic:

Please make sure your question uniquely applies to programmers in general:

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Questions:

  1. What other tag wikis point to Programmers? Is there an easy way I could find them myself?
  2. Could we please make it a habit to point to the other site's FAQ, whenever we suggest it as an alternative on a tag wiki? (or in comments, etc)

The Programmers question is now deleted, so unless you have 10K rep there you'll just have to take my word for it :)

Or alternatively, check out this Meta question, that refers to the same question.


Every reference to Programmers was removed from the tag wiki, thanks @RobertHarvey. Although that's good enough for me, the deeper problem remains. If someone knows of another tag wiki pointing to Programmers, let me know...

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+1 for the circular image thing –  Gabe Jan 17 '12 at 17:25
    
@Gabe NickC deserves all the credit for that –  Yannis Jan 17 '12 at 17:29
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The Tag Wiki has been edited several times now, each time making the P.SE suggestion more explicit. Perhaps the time has come to simply remove the suggestion. –  Robert Harvey Jan 17 '12 at 18:31
    
@RobertHarvey Yay! –  Yannis Jan 17 '12 at 18:38
    
Oh my, there are over 850 open questions with that tag and I didn't see a single good one on the first page (by votes). Is there a way to mass-close them? I started flagging but gave up. –  Matthew Read Jan 17 '12 at 19:49

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